EARLY BIRD FEE ONLY APPLIES FOR BOOKINGS UP TO AND INCLUDING 11th MARCH
PLEASE BOOK HERE FOR BOTH ACCREDITATION WORKSHOP AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE - IF YOU INTEND ON BOOKING FOR ONE EVENT ONLY PLEASE USE SEPERATE LINK
Accreditation Workshop - Thursday 9th May 2019 1pm - 3pm
2019 Annual Conference and AGM - Friday 10th May 2019 - 9am - 4:30pm
Please see seperate flyer for further details of each event:
• The workshop’s aim is to provide advice and support to members who wish to apply for Accreditation or Senior Accreditation. Examples of successful application material will be available for viewing.
• A CPD certificate of attendance will be issued, which will contribute to the CPD hours required for re/accreditation.
2019 Annual Conference and AGM
A stimulating day exploring topical issues and advances in fertility counselling
Emeritus Professor Windy Dryden – Professor of Psychotherapeutic Studies (Goldsmiths University of London), CBT Therapist, Trainer, Academic and Writer: Single Session Therapy
Ruth Wilde, former BICA Chair, Fertility Counsellor and HFEA Member: Counselling in the context of 9th HFEA Code of Practice
Spencer Clarke - Lawyer, The Law Commission and Andrew Spearman, Director A City Law Firm: Surrogacy Reform and Consultation – update on the surrogacy consultation and potential legal changes
As 2023 approaches what forms of support may donor conceived people seek? Kate Litwinczuk and Becky Gardiner both donor conceived adults share their personal experiences with Dr Marilyn Crawshaw
Ruth Bender Atik – National Director, The Miscarriage Association: Pregnancy loss and fertility issues
Sally George, Support Co-ordinator at Antenatal Results & Choices: Emotional support for antenatal screening and testing
Plus professional updates from:
· Nina Barnsley, Donor Conception Network
· Charles Lister, SEED Trust (formerly NGDT)
· Sarah Norcross, Progress Educational Trust
Fees: Early bird received before 11th March 2019: BICA Members £115, Non-Members £140, Students £90 After 11th March 2019: BICA Members £145, Non-Members £160, Students £105
Bookings at: www.bica.net/events
Lunch & refreshments included CPD Certificates awarded
Download and print the Accreditation flyer here:
Download and print the Conference Flyer here:
Terms and conditions
If BICA is required to cancel a course, 100% of the course fee will be refunded.
If a participant cancels a booking the following will apply:
100% refund if cancelled 33 – 45 days before the course but a 5% administration fee will apply
50% refund if cancelled 17 - 32 days before the course
0% refund if cancelled 0 -16 days before the course.
This policy reflects the fees that BICA would incur should a course be cancelled due to participants cancelling their booking.